Francisco Vargas Record & Stats

Francisco Vargas Record & Stats

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12 years and 1 month into his professional boxing career, Francisco Vargas has fought 32 times with 26 wins, 4 losses, and 2 draws. As of March 2023, Vargas' boxing record stands at 26-4-2 (18 KO wins, 3 KO losses).

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Mexico City, Mexico
“El Bandido”
Dec 25, 1984
Mar 12, 2010
18 (56.3%)
173 cm
178 cm
Ape Index
5 cm
Last Fight
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Francisco Vargas' record and stats
Francisco Vargas' Record

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      Francisco Vargas (El Bandido) is a Mexican professional boxer. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico on December 25, 1984. Vargas made his professional boxing debut at the age of 25 on March 12, 2010. He is a super-featherweight world champion. Vargas is 38 years old, he will turn 39 in 8 months and 26 days.

      Boxing Record

      Total Fights32
      KO Wins18
      Total Title Wins1
      Title Defenses0
      Title-Fight KO Wins1
      Losses via KO3
      32Apr 16, 202237 Jose ValenzuelaLossKO1
      31Jun 19, 202136 Isaac CruzLossUD
      30Oct 19, 201934Ezequiel AvilésWinTD
      29May 11, 201934 Miguel Berchelt LossRTD6
      28Apr 12, 201833 Rod SalkaWinRTD6
      27Dec 9, 201732Stephen SmithWinTD
      26Jan 28, 201732 Miguel Berchelt LossKO11
      25Jun 4, 201631 Orlando Salido DrawMD
      24Nov 21, 201530 Takashi Miura WinTKO9
      23Mar 12, 201530Will TomlinsonWinTKO8
      22Dec 13, 201429Genaro CamargoWinKO8
      21Jul 12, 201429 Juan Manuel LópezWinRTD3
      20Mar 8, 201429Abner CottoWinUD
      19Dec 13, 201328Jerry BelmontesWinUD
      18Aug 9, 201328Brandon BennettWinUD
      17May 17, 201328Cristian ArrazolaWinTKO3
      16Jan 26, 201328Ira TerryWinKO2
      15Nov 17, 201227Carlos JacoboWinTKO3
      14Sep 15, 201227Victor SanchezWinUD
      13Jul 7, 201227Irving TorresWinTKO1
      12May 26, 201227Francisco Gabriel PinaWinKO3
      11Apr 21, 201227Rafael LoraWinTKO3
      10Mar 31, 201227Carlos PerezWinTKO3
      9Dec 17, 201126Alberto CupidoWinKO1
      8Nov 5, 201126Andres UribeWinTKO1
      7Oct 15, 201126Ramiro MendozaWinTKO1
      6Aug 13, 201126Gonzalo RodriguezWinKO1
      5Jun 11, 201126Luis Eduardo MartinezWinKO2
      4Sep 25, 201025Byron GonzalezDrawMD
      3Jul 3, 201025Juan SandovalWinUD
      2Apr 24, 201025Mario CruzWinTKO4
      1Mar 12, 201025Daniel CalzadaWinUD


      Francisco Vargas is a super-featherweight world champion. He has held one world title at super-featherweight, which was a lineal championship win.

      Weight DivisionWorld Titles Held


      Francisco Vargas is 173 cm tall (5' 8.11") with a reach of 178 cm (5' 10.08"). He fights out of the orthodox stance and presents an ape-index of 5 cm (1.97"). Vargas has a 56.3% KO rate.

      Career Summary

      Francisco Vargas made his professional boxing debut against Daniel Calzada at the age of 25 on March 12, 2010, defeating Calzada via 4 round unanimous decision. He went on to win 2 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 1 wins via stoppage.

      Vargas had his first world title fight at the age of 30 on November 21, 2015 after 23 professional fights, against Takashi Miura for the super-featherweight WBC title. He defeated Miura via 9th round TKO to become the super-featherweight champion of the world.

      Vargas has won one world title at super-featherweight. For all the details about Vargas' world title wins and defenses refer to "Francisco Vargas World Titles".

      Some of Vargas' best fights and notable victories include wins over Juan Manuel López, Takashi Miura, Rod Salka, Will Tomlinson, Stephen Smith, Jerry Belmontes, and Abner Cotto.

      Francisco Vargas has had a total of four losses in his professional boxing career so far — two of them in title bouts and two in non-title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Miguel Berchelt via 11th round KO on January 28, 2017, which ended his 23-fight win streak. He has been stopped three times and lost once via decision. For more details about these defeats, refer to "All of Francisco Vargas' losses".

      His most recent fight was a non-title bout against American boxer Jose Valenzuela on April 16, 2022. Vargas lost the fight via 1st round KO. It's been 11 months and 13 days since this fight.

      Vargas' professional boxing record is currently at 26-4-2, which includes 18 knockout wins and three losses via knockout, and one title win. He is on a two-fight losing streak.

      Career Highlights

      Francisco Vargas has fought a total of 32 times till today. These two fights are the highlight of his career.

      • July 12, 2014: Francisco Vargas puts on the first remarkable performance of his career, defeating Juan Manuel López via 3rd round RTD.

      • November 21, 2015: Vargas wins his first world title by defeating Takashi Miura via 9th round TKO. He is now the WBC super-featherweight world champion.


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